All dealerships that support Driving Away the Cold are invited to volunteer at our delivery and distribution events in October 2019. Check out the list below, sorted by county, to find what’s happening close to you. Use the form at the bottom of this page to register.
DELIVERY events – volunteers help UNLOAD BOXES of new coats at area YMCAs, participate in photos for local newspapers or social media (no children present at these events).
DISTRIBUTION events – volunteers have the opportunity to HELP CHILDREN SELECT their new winter coats.
Fairless Hills Y [DELIVERY] Thursday, October 24, 10:30-11:30 AM 601 S. Oxford Valley Road, Fairless Hills
Upper Bucks Y [DELIVERY] Friday, October 25, 9:15-9:45 AM 401 Fairview Avenue, Quakertown
Central Bucks Y – Doylestown [DELIVERY] Friday, October 25, 10:30-11:00 AM 2500 Lower State Road, Doylestown
Central Bucks Y – Warminster [DELIVERY] Friday, October 25, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM 624 Old York Road, Warminster
Phoenixville Y [DELIVERY] Tuesday, October 15, 10:00-10:30 AM 400 E. Pothouse Road, Phoenixville
Upper Main Line Y [DELIVERY] Tuesday, October 22, 1:45-2:15 PM 1416 Berwyn Paoli Pike, Berwyn
West Chester Y [DELIVERY & DISTRIBUTION] Tuesday, October 22, 3:00-5:00 PM 1 E. Chestnut Street, West Chester – Help unload 350 boxes of new coats from truck AND help about 125 children select their new coat.
Brandywine Y [DELIVERY] Wednesday, October 23, 10:00-11:00 AM 295 Hurley Road, Coatesville
Haverford Y [DELIVERY] Thursday, October 17, 10:30-11:00 AM 891 N. Eagle Road, Havertown
Chester Upland School for Arts [DISTRIBUTION] Friday, October 18, 12:30 -2:30 PM Chester High School 200 W. 9th Street, Chester elementary students from CUSA perform for the audience and then select their new coats.
Rocky Run Y [DELIVERY] Tuesday, October 29, 11:00-11:30 AM 1299 West Baltimore Pike, Media
YMCA Eastern DelCo [DELIVERY] Tuesday, October 29, 12:00-12:30 PM 2104 Garrett Road, Lansdowne
North Penn Y [DELIVERY] Friday, October 11, 10:45-11:15 AM 608 E. Main Street, Lansdale
MontCo EARN Program [DISTRIBUTION] Saturday, October 19, 10:00-11:30 AM – Elmwood Park Zoo 1661 Harding Blvd, Norristown – Help about 100 children select their new coats.
School District of Philadelphia [DISTRIBUTION] Tuesday, October 8, 8:30 am – 12 noon – Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia – Help 1,000 elementary school students select their new coats.
Northeast Y [DELIVERY] Thursday, October 10, 12:00-1:00 PM 11088 Knights Road, Philadelphia
West Philadelphia Y [DELIVERY] Wednesday, October 16, 10:30 AM 5120 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia
Christian Street Y [DELIVERY] Monday, October 21, 10:00-11:00 AM 1724 Christian Street, Philadelphia
Roxborough Y [DELIVERY] Monday, October 21, 11:45 AM – 12:15 PM 7201 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia
Columbia North Y [DELIVERY] Monday, October 28, 10:00-11:00 AM 1400 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia